Archive for January, 2012

INSPIRE Pure Fitness \ Aziz AlHumaidhi

INSPIRE Pure Fitness \ Aziz AlHumaidhi

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• January 19, 2012 • Comments (2)

This recently completed project designed by Aziz AlHumaidhi (NHEC CONSULTANTS) is for an exclusive personal training gym in Kuwait city- INSPIRE pure fitness. Spread over two levels, the design accommodates two main areas. The first is located on the ground floor. A large open and brightly lit cardio space is directly accessible from the main […]

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OCTOPUS \ Bora cakilkaya

OCTOPUS \ Bora cakilkaya

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• January 19, 2012 • Comments (1)

It’s a hood with flawless and stunning view and octopus-like arms which works by directing the dirty air to density area. Octopus is composed of 4 pieces of flexible arm and a main body and its main control is conducted trough the main body. Upon request, the arms can work individually and thanks to its […]

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Parametric Fragment \ Takashi Yamaguchi

Parametric Fragment \ Takashi Yamaguchi

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• January 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect Takashi Yamaguchi has completed the a private house located in Matsusaka, Mie, Japan. The structure consists of double skin system of the main frame and a surface of aluminum panels. To reduce the amount of radiant heat in summer, west and south sides are designed without openings and the width of space in […]

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Armadillo and Lodge Chair \ Baltasar Portillo

Armadillo and Lodge Chair \ Baltasar Portillo

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• January 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

Baltasar Portillo is a furniture designer born in El Salvador, he has recently designed the Armadillo and Lodge Chair. Art, sculpture, furniture, all three terms are important in the description of the Armadillo and Lodge chairs, part of a series of unique pieces by Salvadorian artist Baltasar Portillo. The architectural form, brings to mind a […]

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Oblique \ Hangar Design Group

Oblique \ Hangar Design Group

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• January 16, 2012 • Comments (0)

Hangar Design Group has created the Oblique. Versatility and essentiality of forms are the main characteristics of the Oblique collection by Hangar Design Group. Made of cut and laser bent metal, in Oblique the volumetric elements in contrast create an innovative shape, with an eclectic mood. + Designer: Hangar Design Group

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DOTS and MIST - Clocks by Marc Th. van der Voorn for Nextime

DOTS and MIST – Clocks by Marc Th. van der Voorn for Nextime

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• January 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

Marc Th. van der Voorn designed the DOTS and MIST – Clocks for Nextime. For a considerable time, I was walking around with the idea to design the glass plate of the clock instead of the dial. After seeing the ANZAS Dance Studio in Beijing, I was convinced. By using a grid of dots, a […]

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Plan Libre 2.0 \ Serge Schoemaker Architects

Plan Libre 2.0 \ Serge Schoemaker Architects

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• January 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

Dutch-based practice Serge Schoemaker Architects has designed a modular wooden building system: Plan Libre 2.0. The environmentally sustainable construction can be assembled within one day and dismantled for reuse or recycling elsewhere. The clear architectural form of the structure is based on a natural solution for structural efficiency, and creates a unique spatial quality. The […]

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"Puzzles for living" design exhibition by Konstantin Achkov & Petar Zaharinov

“Puzzles for living” design exhibition by Konstantin Achkov & Petar Zaharinov

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• January 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

Konstantin Achkov and Petar Zaharinov presented their design exhibition “Puzzles for living“, in gallery Credo Bonum, Sofia Bulgaria. Konstantin Achkov presented his 3 new chairs in this format: -KO-Ko (arm chair with hole), Stack (bar stool) and Frame (arm chair with fermi construction), in their design exhibition “Puzzles for living”, in gallery Credo Bonum, Sofia […]

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Hotel and conference center "Green Solution House" will take sustainability to a new level

Hotel and conference center “Green Solution House” will take sustainability to a new level

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• January 15, 2012 • Comments (0)

Danish practice 3XN is the architect behind a new experimental conference center and hotel where everything is adapted to the circulation of nature and where guests will get an idea of how it feels to live in a world without waste. No waste The Green Solution House conference center on the Danish island of Bornholm […]

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Leucos Wins Four GOOD DESIGN 2011 Awards

Leucos Wins Four GOOD DESIGN 2011 Awards

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• January 13, 2012 • Comments (0)

New “Aro” Pendant Among the Elite Chosen Leucos USA is hitting the ground running in 2012. The company is pleased to announce that it has been recognized for excellence by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture and Urban Studies. The prestigious organizations bestowed their GOOD DESIGN award […]

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